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zombie banking: deposit at your risk

Early on in the financial crisis, economic opinion from the like of Krugman, Stiglitz et al. ¬†warned that the greatest danger of the bailouts was the creation of ¬†zombie banks. Essentially cadavers, near cadavers with a faint pulse in a … Continue reading

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MAN-EATERS: MASTERPIECE OF THE RAW & UNCOOKED

The cannibal in written records was originally a story about what existed beyond the boundaries of the known. It kept the wild and the civic state apart. Sometimes, however, it brought them together: Othello seduced Desdemona with his tales of … Continue reading

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